The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 53 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 202 258 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.32% 5.95% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 6.25% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 138 186 138
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4554 4129 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3757 3243 3250
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the West Yorkshire region.

Architect Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 164 £62,500 +4.16% 26
Bradford +14 23 £55,000 +12.82% 4
Halifax +1 6 £57,500 - 2
Huddersfield +10 2 £46,750 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 209 (38.07%) Oracle
2 198 (36.07%) Java
3 182 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (24.95%) .NET
5 133 (24.23%) Linux
6 125 (22.77%) Scrum
7 123 (22.40%) Spring
8 102 (18.58%) Apache
9 97 (17.67%) E-Commerce
10 96 (17.49%) Hibernate
11 95 (17.30%) ActiveMQ
12 91 (16.58%) HTML
12 91 (16.58%) ITIL
12 91 (16.58%) NoSQL
13 90 (16.39%) HTML5
13 90 (16.39%) Retail
14 87 (15.85%) Finance
15 82 (14.94%) Microsoft
16 80 (14.57%) VMware
17 75 (13.66%) TOGAF
17 75 (13.66%) J2EE
18 69 (12.57%) SOA
19 65 (11.84%) Enterprise Architecture
20 64 (11.66%) Cisco
21 61 (11.11%) XML
21 61 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
22 56 (10.20%) ETL
22 56 (10.20%) Banking
23 54 (9.84%) Active Directory
24 53 (9.65%) LAN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 102 (18.58%) Apache
2 34 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.28%) MS Exchange
4 27 (4.92%) WebSphere
5 23 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.46%) SAS
9 8 (1.46%) nginx
9 8 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (1.28%) Lync
11 6 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.73%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 22 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.28%) MS Office
4 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.28%) Office 365
2 6 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.73%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) IaaS
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.65%) LAN
1 53 (9.65%) WAN
2 41 (7.47%) HTTP
3 39 (7.10%) Internet
4 33 (6.01%) NAS
5 25 (4.55%) PBX
6 23 (4.19%) BGP
6 23 (4.19%) OSPF
7 21 (3.83%) Firewall
7 21 (3.83%) MPLS
8 19 (3.46%) SAN
9 11 (2.00%) Network Security
9 11 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (2.00%) VPN
9 11 (2.00%) EIGRP
10 10 (1.82%) TCP/IP
11 9 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (1.46%) HSRP
12 8 (1.46%) VPLS
12 8 (1.46%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (16.58%) NoSQL
2 52 (9.47%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 13 (2.37%) Big Data
10 11 (2.00%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.28%) QlikView
14 6 (1.09%) MySQL
14 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.91%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.73%) HBase
16 4 (0.73%) Apache Hive
16 4 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (3.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.73%) NUnit
2 4 (0.73%) Moq
2 4 (0.73%) MSTest
3 3 (0.55%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.55%) JUnit
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.18%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.18%) Maven
4 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
General
1 90 (16.39%) Retail
2 87 (15.85%) Finance
3 56 (10.20%) Banking
4 27 (4.92%) Games
4 27 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.01%) Legal
6 19 (3.46%) Marketing
7 6 (1.09%) Advertising
8 3 (0.55%) Automotive
8 3 (0.55%) Law
9 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (24.95%) .NET
2 123 (22.40%) Spring
3 96 (17.49%) Hibernate
4 95 (17.30%) ActiveMQ
5 91 (16.58%) HTML
6 90 (16.39%) HTML5
7 75 (13.66%) J2EE
8 61 (11.11%) XML
9 46 (8.38%) LAMP
10 38 (6.92%) Web Services
11 37 (6.74%) SOAP
12 30 (5.46%) Java EE
13 22 (4.01%) Middleware
14 20 (3.64%) ASP.NET
15 16 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (2.19%) REST
17 11 (2.00%) .NET Framework
18 10 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 6 (1.09%) Apache Camel
19 6 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.10%) Clustering
2 25 (4.55%) CMDB
3 20 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.73%) Data Integration
4 15 (2.73%) N-Tier
5 14 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.46%) CLARiiON
6 8 (1.46%) Celerra
7 6 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.91%) Open Source
8 5 (0.91%) User Experience
9 4 (0.73%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.73%) NHS
9 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.36%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.36%) iPad
10 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.36%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 133 (24.23%) Linux
2 52 (9.47%) Windows
3 45 (8.20%) UNIX
4 14 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.09%) Solaris
6 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.55%) Android
7 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.18%) VME
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (22.77%) Scrum
3 97 (17.67%) E-Commerce
4 91 (16.58%) ITIL
5 75 (13.66%) TOGAF
6 69 (12.57%) SOA
7 65 (11.84%) Enterprise Architecture
8 56 (10.20%) ETL
9 49 (8.93%) Load Balancing
10 41 (7.47%) OO
11 39 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (6.74%) Migration
12 37 (6.74%) Software Architecture
13 32 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
13 32 (5.83%) CRM
13 32 (5.83%) EAI
14 30 (5.46%) Software Engineering
14 30 (5.46%) Project Management
15 28 (5.10%) Asset Management
16 27 (4.92%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 198 (36.07%) Java
2 41 (7.47%) SQL
3 30 (5.46%) C#
4 21 (3.83%) JavaScript
5 19 (3.46%) PHP
6 14 (2.55%) PL/SQL
7 10 (1.82%) R
8 9 (1.64%) Python
9 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.36%) C++
10 2 (0.36%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) Scala
11 1 (0.18%) COBOL
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
11 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (3.64%) MCSE
1 20 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (3.46%) CCNP
3 15 (2.73%) MCTS
4 14 (2.55%) CCNA
4 14 (2.55%) Degree
5 13 (2.37%) MCITP
5 13 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (1.64%) CCIA
6 9 (1.64%) CCA
6 9 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (1.46%) CCEA
7 8 (1.46%) VCAP
7 8 (1.46%) VTSP
7 8 (1.46%) NCDA
7 8 (1.46%) NCIE
8 7 (1.28%) CCDA
8 7 (1.28%) CISSP
9 6 (1.09%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.91%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) SLA
3 3 (0.55%) HL7
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 61 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 32 (5.83%) VMware ESX
4 13 (2.37%) vSphere
4 13 (2.37%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.64%) XenApp
6 9 (1.64%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.46%) vCloud
7 8 (1.46%) XenServer
8 7 (1.28%) Squid
9 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.18%) LXC
10 1 (0.18%) Docker
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (2.37%) Puppet
2 12 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.09%) MOM
4 5 (0.91%) MIIS
5 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 209 (38.07%) Oracle
2 82 (14.94%) Microsoft
3 80 (14.57%) VMware
4 64 (11.66%) Cisco
5 41 (7.47%) NetApp
6 37 (6.74%) EMC
7 34 (6.19%) IBM
8 30 (5.46%) HP
9 29 (5.28%) Citrix
10 27 (4.92%) F5
11 15 (2.73%) CheckPoint
12 14 (2.55%) Informatica
13 8 (1.46%) AppSense
13 8 (1.46%) webMethods
13 8 (1.46%) 3PAR
14 7 (1.28%) CommVault
15 3 (0.55%) Adobe
15 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
16 2 (0.36%) BT
16 2 (0.36%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£51K
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department of Work and Pensions
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago